Yearly Archives: 2012

Time to Act on the State Universities Retirement System

Business Professors Avijit Ghosh, Jeffrey Brown, and Scott Weisbenner, and a colleague from Northern Illinois University, published a reform proposal for SURS that incentivizes the acceptance of lower benefits.

Destructive Influence on Campus

John Kindt, professor emeritus of business administration, responds to a DI report on the addition of video gambling at the Clybourne.

Lakonishok and the Santa Claus Rally

Josef Lakonishok, professor of finance, is referenced in this story for his work with a Cornell professor that shows a lack of support for a particular understanding of the Santa Claus Rally.

Why Coffee Shops Spur Creativity

Research by Ravi Mehta is referenced in this story to help readers understand how ambient sounds affect creative cognition.

I Met Warren Buffett

Cynthia Wang ’14 offers her account of a visit with Warren Buffett this fall, along with 18 other Honors students in the College of Business.